The fallopian tubes are important for female fertility. They are the passageways for the eggs to travel from the ovaries to the uterus. During conception:
The ovary releases an egg, which travels into the fallopian tube.
Sperm travels into the fallopian tubes to fertilize the egg.
The resulting embryo is nourished and transported to the uterus where the pregnancy continues.
A common cause of female infertility is a blockage of the fallopian tubes, usually as the result of debris that has built up. Occasionally, scarring from surgery or serious infection can lead to a blockage as well.
Fallopian Tube Recanalization Our expert physicians perform nonsurgical fallopian tube recanalization for women with fallopian tube blockages, a condition that may cause infertility. fallopian tube recanalizationFTRfemale infertility